Joe Mantegna

Actor who plays studio head 'Lou Manahan' in USA Network's 'Starter Wife,' bowing tonight.

Last book I bought:
“Golf for Dummies” by Gary McCord

Book I’m reading:
“Breakfast of Champions” by Kurt Vonnegut –again

Total number of books I own:
Hopefully, less than I’ve read.

Three books that mean a lot to me:
“The Catcher in the Rye” by J.D. Salinger
“Small Vices” by Robert B. Parker
“The Giving Tree” by Shel Silverstein

Last film I saw:
“Munich,” directed by Steven Spielberg

Three films that mean a lot to me:
“The Adventures of Robin Hood,” directed by Michael Curtiz and William Keighley –with Errol Flynn
“West Side Story,” directed by Jerome Robbins and Robert Wise
“House of Games,” directed by David Mamet

Last CD I bought:
“Bobby Caldwell live at the Blue Note Tokyo”

Song currently playing:
“Ain’t That a Kick in the Head,” Dean Martin

Songs that mean a lot to me:
“I Left My Heart in San Francisco,” Tony Bennett
“Gina,” Johnny Mathis
“I’ve Been Searching So Long,” Chicago

Favorite drink:
Diet Coke

Favorite charity:
Autism Speaks

Favorite vacation:
My cousin’s resort in southern Italy

Favorite vice:
Diet Coke

Five people who I’d like to see answer this survey:
My wife, kids, and the two grandmas

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